Community Aid

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: PO Box 2098, First Floor, Side Hedge
Kingibas Magu
Henveiru,
Kinbigas Magu,
Male',
Maldives
Country: Maldives
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.communityaid.org.mv
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research
  • Training
  • Anti-Corruption
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development
  • Criminal Justice

  • Other:'Human rights, rule of law, health, governance.'
Short description:
Community Aid (CA) is devoted to advancement of social and economic well-being of vulnerable people. It is also serving the community to minimize social problems of drug addicts and HIV/AIDS. CA work to build a united and strong NGOs network for the advancement of devoted community.


In last 3 Years biggest achievement we gained was, CA has been recognized internationally.
Evidence for this is among 400 NGO’s in Maldives we were one of the NGO who got the invitation to Participated ‘Beyond 2008’ Regional Consultation forum for South Asia, conducted by Vienna NGO forum, 7-9 July 2008. This opportunity was given to the best 2 NGO’s according to its work and achievements.


Furthermore we were also able to provide enormous help in making awareness among community about Human Rights in Maldives and also we did implement more than 5 workshops regarding the human rights issues in Maldives collaborating with Human Right Commission of Maldives.


We were also able to implement some workshops in making community aware about drugs and its related issues; we do also held some counselling sessions to drugs adductors and awareness programmes for their parents collaborating with Maldives National Narcotics Control Bureau. Finally we did participate in consultation forum of Maldives Drug Master Plan- conducted by National Narcotics Control Bureau, 27 November 2007. Lastly we are also planning with relevant authorities how we can collaborate to work together to create a better community.
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